This week on the Behind the Headlines Radio Roundtable, host Eric Barnes, publisher of the Memphis Daily News, explores whether the City of Memphis will contribute to the budget to the Unified School District.
Barnes is joined by Memphis City Councilmen Shea Flinn and Lee Harris.
This week on the Behind the Headlines Radio Roundtable, the superintendents of the Memphis City and Shelby County Schools, Drs. Kriner Cash and John Aitken, discuss the final year before the merger of the two school systems.
Tensions are mounting yet again in regard to school consolidation. The Shelby County Commission filed suit to stop referendums on municipal schools, alleging that part of the intent is to create racially segregated schools. All parties will appear before federal Judge Hardy Mays on Monday.